Proverbs 14:1-6 NLT

1 A wise woman builds her house; a foolish woman tears hers down with her own hands.
2 Those who follow the right path fear the LORD; those who take the wrong path despise him.
3 The talk of fools is a rod for their backs, a but the words of the wise keep them out of trouble.

References for Proverbs 14:3

    • u 14:3 - Hebrew <I>a rod of pride.</I>
      4 An empty stable stays clean, but no income comes from an empty stable.
      5 A truthful witness does not lie; a false witness breathes lies.
      6 A mocker seeks wisdom and never finds it, but knowledge comes easily to those with understanding.